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Katlene O. Cacho
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Socialized housing compliance slows down LTS issuance
THE Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board (HLURB) 7 approved 62 projects in 2018 valued at P16.251 billion.The figure is lower than in 2017, when the agency approved 83 projects valued at P28.280 billion.A total of 46 applications for subdivisions ...
From 331 days ago
Taking a big leap of faith
THEY say that if you succeed in Cebu, you can make it anywhere else in the country.This holds true for entrepreneur Ma. Eleanor Rodriguez Selerio-Velasco, founder and chief executive officer of Skin 911 Facial and Slimming Centre.Velasco, a native of ...
From 332 days ago
‘Prepare for artificial intelligence’
AS artificial intelligence (AI) continues to disrupt industries, it’s vital for businesses to integrate or at least begin preparing for an AI-dominated business landscape.Stanley Go, president of Mandaue Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI), said that to usher in the ...
From 333 days ago
2019 a ‘promising year’ for Mice
IT WILL be a busy year for Cebu’s tour operators and tour guides as they anticipate strong bookings this year.Upcoming big-ticket events and tourism trade shows, as well as the reported high occupancy in hotels, will make tour operators and ...
From 334 days ago
December inflation at 7-month low
THE headline inflation rate further slowed down to 5.1 percent in December 2018, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) announced in a press briefing Friday, Jan. 4.“This is the lowest annual rate since June 2018,” the agency said. The December figure ...
From 336 days ago
Few bumps on the road for Cebu’s property sector
AMID the challenges the country faced in 2018, the property sector remained resilient and is expected to reap even more opportunities this year.Industry stakeholders reported a healthy performance in 2018.But despite the rosy outlook, they also pointed out some challenges ...
From 337 days ago
Make Cebu City a ‘city of coders’
THE Cebu IT BPM.Organization (Cib.O) is working with the Cebu City Government and other industry stakeholders to make Cebu City the first city of coders in the Philippines.Cib.O managing director Wilfredo Sa-a Jr. said they initially enrolled 30 senior high ...
From 338 days ago
New terminal gives tourism a boost
TOURISM remained Cebu’s winning industry in 2018.The industry, according to stakeholders, experienced an unabated climb in tourism numbers, thanks to the opening of the Terminal 2 (T2) of the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA).“If there’s one big thing that happened in ...
From 345 days ago
Exporters: 2018 was a ‘stormy year’
UNCERTAINTIES in the global market dragged the growth of the export industry this year.“2018 is a year to be forgotten,” said Philippine Exporters Confederation (Philexport) Cebu executive director Fred Escalona.He said the export sector did not exhibit much growth due ...
From 348 days ago
Competing amidst the challenges
CEBU’S information technology-business process management (IT-BPM) industry continues to maintain a high level of competitiveness, amid the challenges it faced this year.Cebu IT BPM.Organization (Cib.O) managing director Wilfredo Sa-a Jr. said that even with the wait-and-see stance of investors due ...
From 350 days ago